still a feminist over here

feminism thoughts

I used to write do a little weekly round up called feminist friday. I thought it was a good feature in that I already spend so much of my free time keeping up with, and being hyper aware of, news that reflects the inherent misogyny in our culture, and ways that people-men and women-are fighting …

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Another big change

thoughts

For the second time in 8 months, I’ve been asked to join a new organization, and subsequently embark on a totally new professional life/career. And that’s pretty damn unexpected, but also seriously cool. Getting head-hunted for a fairly dreamy and autonomous writing job (with a company that does great stuff! where I get to work …

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Cooling down

thoughts

The heat has broken here in the south. It is still lovely and warm, even hot at times, but the breezes have become the slightest bit chillier again, and the rain-which disappeared for a few long, muggy weeks-has returned, just a few times. It still doesn’t feel like the England that I have come to …

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Halfway

expat life thoughts

Yesterday I made yet another trip back to Heathrow airport, a place I’m glad I won’t be seeing anytime soon, as 6 trips to an airport over 6 weeks is just far too much for anyone. Especially considering how emotional at least half of the trips were….goodbyes are never fun. And as it is, I’m …

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